Archaeologists in the U.K. have discovered ruins of a medieval church graffitied with mystical "'witch marks."'
Lenticular clouds look like saucers and form when wind meets mountains. This photo is one of the Royal Meteorological Society's favorites of the year.
Here are the winners of the Royal Meteorological Society's 2020 Weather Photo of the Year contest, sponsored by AccuWeather.
Here are the stories behind the most amazing images in the world of science this week. A recap of the coolest photos featured on Live Science.
Climate archivists have found the coldest day ever in the Northern Hemisphere, set by Greenland in 1991
An epic series of satellite images shows smokes from the California wildfires clashing with hurricanes in the Eastern United States and Gulf Coast.
Scientists found the 'secret molecule' that allows Geobacter microbes to exhale electrons over vast distances underground
Mysterious midnight disaster spared critical electronics in iconic alien-hunting telescope called the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico.
Scientists used marine fossils and orbital data to recreate 66 million years of climate history. Its shows that climate change is anything but 'normal.'
One of London's Wildlife Photographer of the Year honorees shows an endangered crocodile carrying 100 babies on his back
A rare look at a three-star solar system reveals wobbly disks of dust that may host a young, three-sunned planet.
In 1961, Russia detonated the Tsar Bomba, the most powerful nuke in history, over a remote Arctic island. New footage has been declassified and shared on YouTube.
A hidden, deep-sea 'hotspot' is carving away this East Antarctic ice shelf from below, new research finds
Two clouds of cold-star forming gas are sailing on the Milky Way's hot nuclear wind, and nobody can explain why.
Researchers scanned the mummified corpses of a cat, a snake and a bird, revealing the grim details of their deaths
Puerto Rico's famous alien-hunting telescope called the Arecibo Observatory took massive damage after a cable snapped in the dead of night.